From Ancient Greek σωφροσύνη (sōphrōsunē, “soundness of mind, prudence, temperance”) from σώφρων (sōphrōn, “sane, moderate, prudent”) (from σῶς (sōs, “safe, sound, whole”) + φρήν (phrēn, “mind”)) + -σύνη (-sunē)
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